Opta Stats: Southampton v Leicester

Will Jamie Vardy be celebrating another goal when Leicester visit Southampton?
Will Jamie Vardy be celebrating another goal when Leicester visit Southampton?

There promises to be plenty of goals when free-scoring Southampton face Leicester. Opta crunches the numbers so you don't have to.

"Leicester have scored and conceded in all eight of their league games this season."

Both teams to score is 1.794/5.

Both meetings between these sides last season ended 2-0 to the home team with a player scoring a brace (Long, Mahrez). Southampton are 1.824/5 to win.

Jamie Vardy has scored eight goals in his last nine Premier League appearances, including in each of his last five matches in the competition. Vardy is 3.7511/4 to score.

Only three English players have scored in six consecutive PL appearances this century: Michael Owen (6 in 2003), James Beattie (6 in 2003) and Daniel Sturridge (8 in 2014). Southampton are 2.6813/8 to keep Vardy quiet with a clean sheet.

The Foxes have won more points from losing positions than any other top-flight side this season (6). The half-time Southampton/full-time draw double result is 5.39/2.

Saints have only lost one of their last 18 top-flight home games against Leicester (W10 D7). The draw is 3.953/1.

Leicester are unbeaten in seven Premier League away games; only once in their top-flight history have they gone eight without defeat on the road (nine in 1973). A Leicester win is priced at 5.04/1.

Leicester have scored and conceded in all eight of their league games this season. Both teams to score is 1.794/5.

Graziano Pelle has missed the target from inside the box twice as many times as any other Premier League player this season (18, Gestede 9). Under 2.5 goals is 2.1411/10.

Sadio Mane has two goals and four assists in his last five league appearances. Mane is 2.915/8 to score.

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